Job Seeker Rebate Application

What is the eligibility criteria for this rebate?

  • I am in receipt of the Federal Government Jobseeker Allowance. 
  • I am the ratepayer and responsible for payment of Council rates and charges. 
  • The property I am applying for is my principal place of residence 
  • My residential address with City of Greater Dandenong matches the address recorded with Centrelink 

How many properties can I claim for this allowance?

  • I can make application for my principal place of residence only
  • My residential investment property is ineligible for the rebate
  • I cannot claim this rebate for my commercial or industrial property

How much is the rebate?

  • The jobseeker rebate is $200 for an eligible property
  • Multiple applications cannot be made for the same property by multiple owners

For further information, please contact City of Greater Dandenong Council on 03 8571 1000 or by emailing, council@cgd.vic.gov.au.

Jobseeker Rebate Applicant’s detail

  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
  • Property Details

  • I understand that:
    • The Australian Government Department of Human Services will use information I have provided to City of Greater Dandenong council to confirm my eligible for this grant and will disclose to City of Greater Dandenong council my personal information including my name, address, and Centrelink’s benefit status.
    • This consent, once signed, remains valid while I am a customer of City Greater Dandenong council unless I withdraw it by contacting City of Greater Dandenong council or the Australian Government Department of Human Services
    • I can obtain proof of my circumstances/ details from the Australian Government Department of Human Services and provide it to City of Greater Dandenong council so that my eligibility for this grant can be determined.
    • If I withdraw my consent or do not alternatively provide proof of my circumstances / details, I may not be eligible for this grant provided by City of Greater Dandenong Council.
  • Privacy statement

    This information is collected by City of Greater Dandenong for the purpose of administering the jobseeker allowance rebate. Without this information, we are unable to provide the rebate.

    You are able to request access to the personal information that we hold about you, and to request that it be corrected if necessary